Ayres Hall at the University of Tennessee

University of Tennessee

#158, overall score 30.84/100

Fun Fact:

The Guinness World Record for largest attendance at a football game was broken in 2016 when 130,045 fans attended the Tennessee-Virginia Tech game at Bristol Motor Speedway. Tennessee won 45-24.

ACADEMICS Score: 5/30

  • Score: 5/30
  • Acceptance rate: 77%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 17:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Yes
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • In-state tuition: $12,668
  • Out-of-state tuition: $30,858
  • Room & board costs: $10,238
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $8,276

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Region: South
  • Public/Private: Public
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 21,863
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 350
  • Jewish population share: 2%
  • Student origin: 89% in-state/11% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: I
  • NCAA team: Volunteers
  • Ultimate Frisbee teams: Agent Orange, Big Orange Screw

ISRAEL Score: 10/20

  • Score: 10/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 6
  • Israel-related clubs: 0
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 9.17/40

  • Score: 9.17/40
  • Hillel: UTK Hillel
  • Chabad: Chabad of Knoxville
  • OU-JLIC: None
  • Meor: None
  • Jewish fraternities: AEPi
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 1
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 2 (1 Conservative, 1 Reform)
  • Eruv: No
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